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Monday, October 7, 2019

Today is our guest host is Penna Dexter! Her first guest is Dr. Tom Lindsay from Texas Public Policy Foundation who speaks about a bill restoring civics education in high school. Her next guest is Erica Komisar, LCSW. They’ll talk about the WSJ article, “A Woman Doesn’t Need an Office to be Empowered.” Point of View’s final guest is Robert Curry. Robert will share his knowledge about his follow up book, “Reclaiming Common Sense: Finding Truth in a Post-Truth World.”

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Monday, October 7, 2019

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Penna Dexter
Penna Dexter

Point of View Co-Host, Penna Dexter frequently sits in as guest host for Kerby Anderson. Her weekly commentaries air on the Bott Radio Network. Penna’s heart is in educating and encouraging Christians to influence the culture and politics. She has also served as co-host and commentator on other local issues-based radio programs. She worked as a consultant overseeing the launch and and…

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Tom Lindsay, Ph.D.
Director for Innovation in Education - Texas Public Policy Foundation
Tom Lindsay, Ph.D., is director of the Foundation's Center for Innovation in Education and a senior constitutional scholar. He has more than two decades' experience in education management and instruction, including service as a dean, provost, and college president.
Erica Komisar, LCSW
Author | Parent Guidance Expert
Erica Komisar, LCSW is a clinical social worker, psychoanalyst, and parent guidance expert who has been in private practice in New York City for the last 25 years. A graduate of Georgetown and Columbia Universities and The New York Freudian Society, Ms Komisar is a psychological consultant bringing parenting and work/life workshops to clinics, schools, corporations, and childcare settings including The Garden House School, Goldman Sachs, Shearman and Sterling and SWFS Early Childhood Center. She lives is New York City with her husband—optometrist and social entrepreneur Dr. Jordan Kassalow—and their three children
Robert Curry
Author | Writer
Robert Curry is the author of Common Sense Nation: Unlocking the Forgotten Power of the American Idea (Encounter Books). He serves on the Board of Directors of the Claremont Institute. His articles and reviews have appeared in American Greatness, the American Thinker, the Claremont Review of Books, the Federalist, and the Journal of Aesthetics and Art Criticism.
Reclaiming Common Sense: Finding Truth in a Post-Truth World
Common sense is the foundation of thinking and of human action. It is the indispensable basis for making our way in the world as individuals and in community with others, and the starting point for finding truth and building scientific knowledge. The philosophy of common-sense realism deeply informed the American Founders’ vision for a self-governing people, in a society where leaders and average citizens share essentially the same understanding of reality―of what simply makes sense.
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Reclaiming Common Sense
In a healthy society, defending common sense wouldn’t be necessary. But in 2019 America, it is.

Robert Curry offers just such a defense in his book Reclaiming Common Sense. Despite its brevity (107 pages), it covers the issues clearly and effectively.
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